MISC: OCTO-BOY # 1: Octo-Boy's First Day part 1 by J. Vandersteen

Scott Eiler seiler at eilertech.com
Tue Aug 26 17:04:04 PDT 2014

On 8/26/2014 2:17 PM, jvdsteen1974 at gmail.com wrote:

> Scott mentions the substitute hero was a 80's trope, but isn't it a
> 90's one?

It peaked in the 90s but started in the 80s.  They replaced Robin for 
the first time in 1983.  Within a year, heroes who had their own books 
(like Green Lantern and Iron Man) were getting replacements.

(signed) Scott Eiler  8{D> -------- http://www.eilertech.com/ ---------

When you *are* the leader... whatever goes wrong... whether you did it
or not... *you* are held responsible. - Barack Obama

I know. - Archie Andrews

- from Archie #617, March 2011, scripted by Alex Simmons.

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